Hello, I'm David Streever, an award-winning journalist, author and editor.

I'm the digital news editor for VPM — the news operation of the Virginia Foundation for Public Media — and the former editor-in-chief of RVA Magazine.

I write travel guides for bicyclists, and cover stories from Central Virginia and beyond.

Have something you think I'd cover? Want to go for a bike ride? Please email me questions, news tips, or inquiries—I'm always looking for my next scoop.

Featured Stories

Freedom to flourish: Tressie McMillan Cottom on leaving VCU for North Carolina

I spoke to author, sociologist and MacArthur Fellow Tressie McMillan Cottom about her move from Virginia Commonwealth University to the University of North Carolina.

Safer at Home: Evicted during a pandemic

I edited this story and developed a stand-alone website for this special project, working in collaboration with journalist Whittney Edwards and photographer Julia Rendleman. We won best multimedia reporting from the Public Media Journalists Association and the Associated Press.

Inside the Heating Crisis

In an investigative piece, I went into the homes of families who didn't have heat, and discovered the problem was much larger than previously reported.

Police tear gas and charge crowd before curfew begins

This story, which chronicled a shocking tear gassing by police, won best breaking news from the Public Media Journalists Association.

Best Bike Rides: Long Island

From Montauk to Brooklyn, this book leads the reader along the best roads, trails, and single track on Long Island. Available now.

Best Bike Rides: Connecticut

The best rides in the state are explored over 268-pages of detailed maps, photos, lore, and turn-by-turn navigation. Available now.