The Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge was reopened about 3 p.m. today. All other local bridges were open.

All MUSC elective surgeries and procedures will resume noon Thursday. Anyone with questions about appointments, procedures or visiting protocol should call 792-2300.

The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center outpatient clinics will reopen Friday. Patients should come to their scheduled appointments on Friday. Patients whose appointments were canceled will have to reschedule. Those who can't wait to reschedule are asked to call 1-888-878-6884. Inpatient and emergency services at the hospital will remain open.

Schools

Berkeley County School District schools will resume normal hours on Friday.

Charleston County School District schools will open on a two-hour delay on Friday. Buses will pick up children two hours later than usual. All half-day morning pre-k classes and morning Kaleidoscope programs are canceled Friday. Staff at the Bridge View Drive and Calhoun Street district offices should not report to work Thursday.

Dorchester County School District 2 schools will resume a normal schedule on Friday.

Government

Charleston's State of the City address was postponed until Thursday.

Isle of Palms City Council meeting has been postponed to 6 p.m. Thursday.

The meeting scheduled on Thursday by Charleston County council member Joe Qualey regarding concerns on James Island was canceled. It will be rescheduled for a later date.

The Town of Mount Pleasant will close all offices Wednesday and will resume operations on Jan. 30. All Municipal Court events scheduled for Wednesday will be rescheduled for Thursday.

The special Planning Commission meeting concerning Cainhoy Plantation originally scheduled for Wednesday has been rescheduled for February 6 at 5 p.m. at 75 Calhoun.

Charleston County offices opened at noon Thursday. The late opening applies to library branches, the downtown Charleston judicial center and the Charleston Center. A County Council meeting remains set for 5 p.m. Thursday. Bond court will be in service Thursday morning. Recycling crews will resume work Thursday afternoon and be back on schedule by the weekend.

The City of Goose Creek offices, including the municipal court reopened 8 a.m. Thursday.

Events & Services

The March of Dimes rescheduled its kickoff for the 2014 March for Babies fundraising campaign for noon Feb. 11.

CARTA resumed all services Thursday. Some buses are using alternate routes to avoid the Ravenel Bridge. More information can be found here.

Charleston County Sheriff's Office opened the work-camp section of the Cannon Detention Center until 9 a.m. Friday for those in need of shelter from the cold. Individuals who need transportation to the shelter can dial 211 and request a law enforcement officer provide them a ride to the work-camp, according to Maj. Eric Watson.

Crisis Ministries and Palmetto House will open more areas of their facilities.

Antioch Community Ministries in Summerville has a small warming center with no beds.

The Gibbes Museum of Art reopened noon Thursday.