Yuri Artibise is a public policy analyst and social media specialist. Through his Yurbanism brand, he explores the ‘Y’ of urbanism by sharing ways to make our cities more livable, community-oriented places one block at a time. He currently works with PlaceSpeak, an online location-based community consultation platform.

Video Vancouver: Transit to Town

Brighten up your commute with this transit-themed rendition of ‘I Get Around’ and hear why the UBC A Cappella Club is... Read More

Video Vancouver: Understanding the Transit Referendum

Via Moving in a Livabale Region Starting March 16, Metro Vancouver residents are being asked to vote on transportation improvements... Read More

Video Vancouver: A Day in the Life of a Downtown Ambassador

Have you seen the Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association‘s team dressed in blue and wonder what they do... Read More

Video Vancouver: Our Story. Our Future.

In the coming months, Metro Vancouver residents will be voting on a new transportation package proposed by The Mayor’s Council. A... Read More

Video Vancouver: Skytrain Conductor

A local Vancouvourite portrays the role of a train conductor on a Vancouver Skytrain. Check us out on twitter... Read More

Video Vancouver: To Build a Better City (1964)

A 1964 City of Vancouver/CMHC film There was a time when old poor neighbourhoods were considered an urban blight and needed to be... Read More

Video Vancouver: Skytrain Hip Hop

Written and Performed by Emotionz Actin by D. Nelson and M. Hirtle Beat by DJ Moves Breaks by Vnice and Kian of Body Language Edited... Read More

Urbanist Meetup—Sunday, February 8, 2015, 3pm-5pm

It’s time for February’s Vancouver Urbanist Meetup! This month we’ll be meeting on Sunday, February 8, 2015 at The Harrow Eatery &... Read More

Video Vancouver: Do our cities still work?

Over the last century, cities have been designed to accommodate the automobile. So, how do we redesign them to benefit people... Read More

Video Vancouver: FOURWALLS—London

Vancouver isn’t the only city with a crazy housing market.  He is how some Londoners are dealing with the difficulties of living... Read More