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Public works maintenance area

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Public works maintenance area
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Map MarkerNone (nearest: Ticonderoga, local: )
FactionsThe Institute
QuestsThe Nuclear Option
Cell NameInstituteTunnel01
ref id0015054f

The Public works maintenance area is a location in Fallout 4.


A section of the vast underground of Boston, this area is the only remaining vulnerability in the Institute's near-perfect separation from the world. The winding maze of old masonry, pre-War inflow pipes, and eventually the ruined basement of the Commonwealth Institute of Technology lead to the entrance to the Institute.


The area is essentially one, long gauntlet accessed during the Minutemen variant of the Nuclear Option. It terminates in an inflow pipe that leads directly to the Institute.

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Public works maintenance area appears only in Fallout 4.