The College Park Grill is set to open in the spring.
The council approved the installation of traffic-calming devices on part of Kenesaw Street.
The council voted unanimously to approve the ordinance.
There will also be a bubble tea shop and Korean and Taiwanese restaurants.
All four mayoral and four District 4 council candidates were present at the forum, along with about 20 residents in the audience.
A zoning ordinance rewrite team wants community input before a draft is presented to the county’s district council in January.
The ten surplus university properties amount to nearly 30 acres and eight of the parcels surround The Hotel at the University of Maryland
The council will vote on an ordinance to approve the property for public use on Oct. 24.
The field is the largest city-owned recreational facility.
Columbus Day will still exist as a federal holiday on the second Monday of October.