Simmons Pet Food one step closer to calling Dubuque home

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG) – The last bone of contention to making Dubuque home to Simmons Pet Food has been resolved. In a 7-0 vote, the Dubuque City Council recently approved the sale of the former Flexsteel manufacturing facility on the city’s west side to Simmons. The mega pet food company is planning to add hundreds of jobs through 2023.