I downloaded the patch and it installed just fine
Checked my town - no option for either
Forced myself to play a couple of turns, in the middle of the work day, since an outpost was about to go to level two,
I had planned it to be a fort so I saved the game and when the option came up selected town -
Neither of the above is an option, yes there is a merchant.
Seems the decsision for markets and tyax offices was to force players to have a "spears and butter" economy, so this seems to be a big one.
FE is going to take a boatload of awards when released
I'm patient - MOM was famously buggy when released