Back in June it was a widespread story that Soldiers operating at the Pentagon would be switching from the Army Combat Uniform to the Army Service Uniform for daily wear by October. This meant a lot more ironing and essentially more care when compared to the relatively wrinkle free ACU.
However, with the incoming Gen. Odierno taking charge as the Army's new Chief of Staff, a Memo was dispersed yesterday stating that the ACU could be worn Monday to Thursday with the Army Service Uniform/Army. Thanks to Doctrine Man for spreading the word. Here is the memo that they released.