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Special Meeting Thursday On Pet Food Maker

Plans for a pet food maker to take over a building in Dubuque is the subject of a special meeting being held Thursday by the Dubuque City Council. Simmons Pet Food is a major player in the industry and wants to spend $80 million dollars refurbishing and making the vacant Flexsteel building operational. The project would also reportedly create some 270 jobs over a three year period.