PLEASANT HILL -- The Mt. Diablo school board and Pleasant Hill City Council will hold a joint meeting Monday to discuss issues of concern to district and city residents.

The public is invited to comment during the meeting at 6 p.m. Monday in the Pleasant Hill City Hall at 100 Gregory Lane. Topics to be discussed include the Mayor's Pleasant Hill Education Initiative, No Child Left Behind, a new law that prohibits schools from collecting fees for educational programs, individual school needs, facilities improvements and maintenance, and other issues.

More information about the meeting is available by calling 925-671-5229 or by visiting http://www.ci.pleasant-hill.ca.us or http://esbpublic.mdusd.k12.ca.us. Click on April 15.

It will be recorded and available mid week on the city website.