Originally Posted by Robertpuant
I think the main reason for Viger Square's failure is that it's surrounded by nothingness, not the design itself. I doubt the same square placed in central London would host heroin parties and binge drinking nights with 1.15L Molson Drys (10.5%).
It being surrounded by highways and destitute buildings is a major flaw, no doubt, but nobody can deny the absolute un inviting qualities of this square. Honestly, if you asked anyone if they would like to sit with you in a concrete park, what would they say?
I second habsfanman's motion, blow it up ASAP.