Commissioner Dan Saltzman, the only representative of the Portland City Council, to attend.
Victoria Frey, executive director of PICA.
Zipcar general manager Bill Scott, former chief of staff for ex-Mayor Neil Goldschmidt, and later, Goldschmidt's gubernatorial campaign manager.
Charlie Hinkle, a constitutional lawyer.
Even Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) sent a message of support, via Terry Bean.