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Press release from CNW Group

BIRD CONSTRUCTION INCOME FUND ANNOUNCES EXECUTION OF A DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION CONTRACT WITH THE SHIELD INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERSHIP FOR THE ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE MODERNIZATION PROJECT

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

BIRD CONSTRUCTION INCOME FUND ANNOUNCES EXECUTION OF A DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION CONTRACT WITH THE SHIELD INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERSHIP FOR THE ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE MODERNIZATION PROJECT17:01 EDT Wednesday, September 15, 2010LISTING: TORONTO STOCK EXCHANGESYMBOL: BDT.UNTORONTO, Sept. 15 /CNW/ - Bird Construction Income Fund (the "Fund") announced today that an operating subsidiary of the Fund has executed a design and construction contract with the Shield Infrastructure Partnership to design and build 18 Ontario Provincial Police facilities located throughout Ontario. On July 27, 2010, the Fund announced Bird's participation as a member of the Shield Infrastructure Partnership consortium that was selected as the preferred proponent responsible for the design, build, finance and maintenance of the 18 facilities. Since that time, the consortium has reached financial close.Bird's role relates to the design and construction of the facilities. Construction is expected to commence shortly with a completion date scheduled for the fall of 2012.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: T.J. Talbott, President and C.E.O. or S.R. Entwistle, C.F.O., Bird Construction Company Limited as Administrator of Bird Construction Income Fund, 5403 Eglinton Avenue West, Toronto, ON, M9C 5K6, Phone: (4l6) 620-7122, Fax: (416) 620-1516