Yuri Artibise is a community engagement and communications specialist with a passion for urban planning, public participation and digital cultivation. . 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 SFU Public Square as their External Projects and Communications Manager and is an elected director of the Co-operative Housing Federation of British Columbia.

Video Vancouver: Rethinking The City

Via Complexity Labs: Urban Networks – Rethinking the City is our research paper providing in-depth analysis on the current urban... Read More

Video Vancouver: Cruel Musical Chairs (or Why Is Rent So High?)

Via Sightline Institute: How does a growing, prospering city stay affordable for all kinds of people? At the most basic level, when... Read More

Video Vancouver: Time Lapse – Commercial-Broadway Station Walkway Installation

Via Translink: Over the September 30 and October 1 weekend, crews successfully lifted into place the steel frame for the new overhead... Read More

Video Vancouver: Thermal Imaging Pilot Program

Via City of Vancouver: Early in 2017, we launched a Thermal Imaging Pilot Program to help homeowners identify energy loss in single... Read More

Video Vancouver: Super Kind Transit Etiquette

Via TOKYOPOP: Public transportation can be a little rough no matter where you are; sometimes trains and buses are late, sometimes... Read More

Event: VanPlay Smart City Talks: Celebration + Diversity, November 1

Imagine Parks and Recreation. What could Vancouver’s parks, public space and recreation opportunities look like in 25 years? How about... Read More

Video Vancouver: Bike to Work Week

Bike to Work Week is October 23-29, 2017! Sign up and you could win a bike trip for 2 to Tuscany from Exodus Travels. Why do people... Read More

Video Vancouver: JK Starley, The Man Who Put The World On Wheels

A trailer for a film being shown at the Vestry House Museum, Walthamstow, in the Exhibition: “No Ordinary Bicycle“. The... Read More

Video Vancouver: Disappearing Main Street

Via CBC News: These Vancouver photographers have been documenting Main Street since 2011 — and it’s disappearing David Niddrie... Read More