There will be granite benches, trees, and an art feature: http://urbantoronto.ca/news/2017/06/new-park-begin-construction-adelaide-and-widmerNowhere to sit? Not a Park.
No vegetation of any kind? Not a park.
There is room for different kinds of spaces, but no one can reasonable accept a space whose only purpose is to be seen/read is a park.
It might be history, it might be a memorial and it might be art; but it can not be a park.
noun: park; plural noun: parks
a large public green area in a town, used for recreation.
"a walk around the park"
synonyms: playground, play area, public garden, garden(s), green
"we were playing in the park"
a large area of land kept in its natural state for public recreational use.
The question is: is all that actually going to happen? Workers have packed up and the site is open again. Further, those renders have the cartographic paving pattern extending to the curb edge, something that certainly wasn't realized.There will be granite benches, trees, and an art feature: http://urbantoronto.ca/news/2017/06/new-park-begin-construction-adelaide-and-widmer