POSTED: Saturday, December 20, 2008 - 7:00pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, March 17, 2010 - 12:00pm
TYLER - With people packing the mall and other stores around Tyler, thousands of dollars in sales-tax is generated for the city.
City Manager Designate Mark Mcdaniel says shopping in Tyler instead of Dallas or Houston plays a huge role in the local economy.
Mark Mcdaniel spoke live with ketk on Saturday.