Longview Economic Development Corporation will host an Industry Appreciation Forklift Rodeo at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Tuesday, February 12, 2019. This is a special event as part of Longview's Industry Appreciation month. This event will promote forklift safety, and give local forklift drivers the opportunity to perform forklift maneuvers through an obstacle course, network, and have some fun! Top contenders will be awarded prizes. A catered lunch will be served to forklift drivers only. Forklift drivers MUST be registered through the Longview Economic Development Corp prior to February 7, 2019. Check-in is at 11:30 a.m., lunch will be served at noon, followed by a safety meeting and course instructions at 12:30 p.m. The event is free to observe and families, friends and companies are welcome to observe when the rodeo begins at 1:00 p.m. For further information and to register, please call 903-753-7878 or contact Kelly Overby via email at kelly@LongviewUSA.com, or email Amanda Hlozek at amanda@LongviewUSA.com.