Eastern Bay man finalist in New Zealand Herald's People's Choice
One Eastern Bay man is in the running for New Zealander of the Year.
John Pullar is one of ten finalists for the New Zealand Herald's People's Choice New Zealander of the Year.
His nomination highlights the work he's done in Edgecumbe following the 2017 floods, heading up the Livable Homes initiative to help in getting people's homes repaired.
The 68 year-old a former district councillor isn't slowing down, now heading the local Kiwi Trust and the group working on the remediation of the highly polluted Kopeopeo Canal and he says over the years people have helped him so its great to give help back.