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About the Early MDD

The Early Municipal Development District was formed in May of 2016 by a vote of the Citizens of Early. The Early MDD replaced the Early Economic Development Corporation and is funded via a half cent sales tax and operated by a board of 5 members who are listed below.


Board Members

Benny Alcorn - Board President and City Council Member 

Stephanie Johnston - VP of Lending at Farmers and Merchants Bank Early 

Alisha Newton - Co-Owner of Shearly Southern Salon 

David Mercer - City of Early Police Chief 


Director of Economic Development 

Larry McConn - - (325) 643-5451


Population - 2,776 (2010 Census) 2,714 (2000 Census)

2020 Estimated Retail Trade Area Population - 81,437

Average Age - 42

Average Household Income - $65,696

Educational Attainment - 46.4%

All Demographics 

Recent Projects

  1. Early Town Center Recreation Master Plan Option 1

    Town Center Project

    The City of Early currently does not have an official town center, so the plans to construct one is underway. Read On...
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    Early Baseball/Softball Complex Sidewalks

    The City of Early continues to make improvements to the city Ballpark located at 199 Oak Street. Read on...
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