The website, TownOfAndover.com, became his way of contributing to the community, Vispoli said.
“When he was off the Finance Committee, he was looking for a way to get that message out,” he said. “I applaud that effort of transparency. ... He’ll be missed.”
Finance Committee member Joanne Marden was equally shocked to learn of Rigby’s death after returning home from Monday night’s selectmen’s meeting.
“It’s very sad. He was interested in finding out what was going on in town,” she said.
Rigby’s TownOfAndover.com co-founders, Bob Pokress and Bob Landry, could not be reached for comment on Tuesday.