New pet food plant discussed at Dubuque City Council special session

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG) – The Dubuque City Council met in a special meeting Thursday evening to discuss plans for the new pet food plant. Simmons Pet Food will take over the now-vacant Flexsteel building. The company is proposing to spend $80-million dollars and to create 271-jobs over three years, as reported at KCRG.