Sunshine on the Rose Kennedy Greenway
The orientation of the new Rose Kennedy Greenway puts it in sunshine for several hours a day. Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino is pushing to limit the height of nearby developments that would cast shadows on the open spaces. Heres a look at the sun and shadows on the Greenway from sunrise to sunset on three different days of the year. (September 29, 2008)SOURCE: Boston Redevelopment Authority; sun simulation provided by Luxology. NOTE: Sunshine does not include clouds or other atmospheric conditions.