South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley said presenting the Order of the Palmetto to Lt. Col. Ed Chamberlayne was "an easy decision."
Gov. Nikki Haley (black dress), Lt. Col. Ed Chamberlayne (third from right) and others walked from a boat that toured the Charleston Harbor to the Maritime Center where Chamberlayne was awarded the Order of the Palmetto. It was a surprise to Chamberlayne.
Lt. Col. Ed Chamberlayne, commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Charleston District, has reduced spending and time on the Charleston Harbor Post 45 Deepening Feasibility Study.