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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 

Kris Sparks - Board Vice President and Owner of Sparks Insurance 

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. Autumn Drive

    Autumn Drive Reconstruction

    On Tuesday November, 10th, the Early City Council entered into an agreement with engineers to begin the reconstruction of Autumn Drive. 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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