close up network man typing on keyboard laptop to access internet with virtual interface fiber optical   telecommunication to exchange data information in the cyber network for business and futuristic technology communication concept

close up network man typing on keyboard laptop to access internet with virtual interface fiber optical telecommunication to exchange data information in the cyber network for business and futuristic technology communication concept

GOULDSBORO — Gouldsboro and Winter Harbor are exploring the option of joining or forming a municipal broadband utility to provide affordable, high-speed internet to year-round, seasonal residents, businesses and visitors on the Schoodic Peninsula.

The move comes as more than half of residents reported that their internet service is inadequate or they lack access in a recent public survey.