Crown Castle International Declares Quarterly Preferred Stock Dividend

Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET from Crown Castle International Corp.

    HOUSTON, April 16 /PRNewswire/ --
 Crown Castle International Corp. (Nasdaq:   TWRS) announced today that the
 quarterly dividend on its 6.25% Convertible Preferred Stock will be paid on
 May 15, 2001 to holders of record on May 1, 2001.  The dividend will be paid
 in shares of the Company's Common Stock.
     Contact Regarding Dividend Payments: Patti Knight, ChaseMellon Shareholder
 Services at 214-965-2220.
     Crown Castle International Corp. engineers, deploys, owns and operates
 technologically advanced shared wireless infrastructure, including extensive
 networks of towers and rooftops as well as analog and digital audio and
 television broadcast transmission systems.  The Company offers near-universal
 broadcast coverage in the United Kingdom and significant wireless
 communications coverage to 68 of the top 100 United States markets, more than
 95 percent of the UK population and more than 92 percent of the Australian
 population.  Crown Castle International owns, operates and manages over
 13,000 wireless communication towers internationally.  For more information on
 Crown Castle International, visit: www.crowncastle.com.
 
      Contacts:  W. Benjamin Moreland, CFO
                 Crown Castle International
                 713-570-3000
 
                 Ken Dennard, Easterly I.R.
                 kdennard@easterly.com
                 713-529-6600
 
 

SOURCE Crown Castle International Corp.
    HOUSTON, April 16 /PRNewswire/ --
 Crown Castle International Corp. (Nasdaq:   TWRS) announced today that the
 quarterly dividend on its 6.25% Convertible Preferred Stock will be paid on
 May 15, 2001 to holders of record on May 1, 2001.  The dividend will be paid
 in shares of the Company's Common Stock.
     Contact Regarding Dividend Payments: Patti Knight, ChaseMellon Shareholder
 Services at 214-965-2220.
     Crown Castle International Corp. engineers, deploys, owns and operates
 technologically advanced shared wireless infrastructure, including extensive
 networks of towers and rooftops as well as analog and digital audio and
 television broadcast transmission systems.  The Company offers near-universal
 broadcast coverage in the United Kingdom and significant wireless
 communications coverage to 68 of the top 100 United States markets, more than
 95 percent of the UK population and more than 92 percent of the Australian
 population.  Crown Castle International owns, operates and manages over
 13,000 wireless communication towers internationally.  For more information on
 Crown Castle International, visit: www.crowncastle.com.
 
      Contacts:  W. Benjamin Moreland, CFO
                 Crown Castle International
                 713-570-3000
 
                 Ken Dennard, Easterly I.R.
                 kdennard@easterly.com
                 713-529-6600
 
 SOURCE  Crown Castle International Corp.