Russell Nigro

Pay Raises Grease the Machinery at Phila. Property Tax Review BoardBRT executive director Carla Pagan confirmed that the measure approved last month by Council to give board members a pay raise had its intended effect: the BRT has now greatly increased the number of appeals it is hearing.
Nutter Has Stern Words For Board That Hears Property Tax AppealsA backlog of property tax appeals -- and a plan to give raises to the board that hears appeals -- has prompted angry words from Mayor Nutter.
Legal Snag Could Delay Pay Boost For Phila. Tax Appeals BoardPay raises for members of the Board of Revision of Taxes could be delayed by a previous court ruling, even though City Council voted to raise their pay in an effort to break a logjam of cases.