Bird Construction Income Fund announces Its Selection as the Preferred proponent for Alberta New Schools Project

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TORONTO, March 16 /CNW/ - Bird Construction Income Fund announced today that an operating subsidiary of the Fund is a member of a consortium named as the preferred proponent in the pursuit of a project to design, build, finance and maintain 10 new schools in Alberta.

Bird's role relates to the design and construction of the schools in joint venture with Graham Construction. The consortium is finalizing its preparations for entering into a project agreement (the terms of which it agreed to be bound by when submitting its bid) later in the spring of 2010. There can be no assurances that Bird will receive a contract award from the consortium related to this project.

This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve a number of risks and uncertainties because they relate to events and depend on circumstances that will occur in the future. Many factors could cause actual results and developments to differ materially from those expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements.

The Toronto Stock Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

For further information: P.R.Raboud, CEO or S.R.Entwistle, CFO, Bird Construction Company Limited as Administrator of Bird Construction income Fund, 5403 Eglinton Avenue West, Toronto, Ontario, M9C 5K6, Phone: (416) 620-7122, Fax: (416) 620-1516
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