Happened to be digging through the archives and thought about this thread. Here is how the park looked with a lot more vegetation. Can see construction of both Icon and the Cecil-replacement. July 13, 2007.Yes, another thought would be to put some trees or bushes in front of that big blank wall. It would help a lot.
I realize the space has limitation and challenges, but whoever developed it seems to have given up or maybe their imagination is also limited.