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Old 10-28-2017, 07:47 AM   #8761
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Re: Millennium Tower (Filene's) | 426 Washington Street | Downtown

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Not that I am a fan of the shadow laws, but if I understand them correctly, all the buildings casting shadow in this image are within the Midtown Cultural District and are therefore exempt from the shadow laws. Can anyone corroborate this??
Yes, located in the Midtown Cultural District so exempt; some also predate the law; and of course some of that shadow is probably clouds.

I was just pointing out that the NIMBY magical thinking "shadow law" does not in fact protect the Common and Public Garden from shadows. As the saying goes, shade happens.
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Re: Millennium Tower (Filene's) | 426 Washington Street | Downtown

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