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What Does This Street In Zürich Mean?

If you see how cars, streetcars, bikes, and pedestrians use this Swiss street, you can better understand what’s wrong with so many other urban thoroughfares.
In the postwar era, Zürich, Switzerland, went all-in on streetcars: Tram rails, not car lanes, dominate many city streets.
In the postwar era, Zürich, Switzerland, went all-in on streetcars: Tram rails, not car lanes, dominate many city streets.Norman Garrick/CityLab

Above is a picture of a pretty typical city street in Zürich, Switzerland.

What do you see?