The fire department was out of service for 36 hours last month because nobody was around to staff the station.
The center is expected to be open within 18 months.
The council will vote on the grants at its next meeting on Nov. 15.
The 2014 event in Xfinity Center served more than 1,000 county residents.
Small Business Saturday is already a national campaign coinciding with Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
The license still needs approval from the Prince George’s County Board of License Commissioners.
The goals include an initiative to unite neighborhoods and provide quality infrastructure.
If the city’s planning board approves the proposal, the grocery store will replace Route 1’s Clarion Inn.
The $2 million project to replace underground utility systems began May 26 and has been delayed three times.
The ordinance would decrease the number of spaces in the garage from 125 to 100 as well.