SpectraSite to Release First Quarter Operations Results April 17, 2001

Conference Call for Investors Will Be Held at 10:00 a.m. April 18



Apr 02, 2001, 01:00 ET from SpectraSite Communications, Inc.

    CARY, N.C., April 2 /PRNewswire/ --
     SpectraSite Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: SITE) will release its operational
 results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2001 on April 17, 2001.  The
 Company will host a conference call the following day, April 18, at 10:00 a.m.
 eastern time.  The conference call leader is Tim Biltz, Chief Operating
 Officer.  The call may be accessed as follows:
 
     Via the Telephone
     In the U.S.:         (877) 211-6422.
     Outside the U.S.:    (706) 679-5288
 
     Via the Internet
     Go to www.spectrasite.com.
 
     REPLAY
     A telephone replay will be available two hours after the completion of the
 call through April 20, 2001.
 
     Telephone Replay:    (800) 642-1687
     Conference ID   :    387623 (required to access the telephone replay)
 
     Internet replay will be available through May 4, 2001 at
 www.spectrasite.com
 
     About SpectraSite
     SpectraSite Communications, Inc. (www.spectrasite.com), based in Cary,
 North Carolina, is one of the largest wireless tower operators in the United
 States.  The Company also is a leading provider of outsourced network services
 to the wireless communications and broadcast industries in the United States
 and Canada.  Pro forma for all pending transactions, SpectraSite owns or
 manages approximately 30,000 sites, including 8,200 owned towers in the top
 100 markets in the United States.  SpectraSite's customers are leading
 wireless communications providers and broadcasters, including Nextel,
 Cingular, SBC, Sprint PCS, AT&T Wireless, and Verizon.
 
 

SOURCE SpectraSite Communications, Inc.
    CARY, N.C., April 2 /PRNewswire/ --
     SpectraSite Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: SITE) will release its operational
 results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2001 on April 17, 2001.  The
 Company will host a conference call the following day, April 18, at 10:00 a.m.
 eastern time.  The conference call leader is Tim Biltz, Chief Operating
 Officer.  The call may be accessed as follows:
 
     Via the Telephone
     In the U.S.:         (877) 211-6422.
     Outside the U.S.:    (706) 679-5288
 
     Via the Internet
     Go to www.spectrasite.com.
 
     REPLAY
     A telephone replay will be available two hours after the completion of the
 call through April 20, 2001.
 
     Telephone Replay:    (800) 642-1687
     Conference ID   :    387623 (required to access the telephone replay)
 
     Internet replay will be available through May 4, 2001 at
 www.spectrasite.com
 
     About SpectraSite
     SpectraSite Communications, Inc. (www.spectrasite.com), based in Cary,
 North Carolina, is one of the largest wireless tower operators in the United
 States.  The Company also is a leading provider of outsourced network services
 to the wireless communications and broadcast industries in the United States
 and Canada.  Pro forma for all pending transactions, SpectraSite owns or
 manages approximately 30,000 sites, including 8,200 owned towers in the top
 100 markets in the United States.  SpectraSite's customers are leading
 wireless communications providers and broadcasters, including Nextel,
 Cingular, SBC, Sprint PCS, AT&T Wireless, and Verizon.
 
 SOURCE  SpectraSite Communications, Inc.