Click the photo and have a good look at this Boston street because it really is sophisticated.
Not sophisticated in any elite sense, but in a design sense: the scale of the trees, the compatibility of the colours, the appropriateness of the fixtures and so on.
All streets should be this good.
All streets can be this good.
We just have to be prepared to put the effort in at the design stage.
It's worth it - these things are usually around for a long time.