WALNUT CREEK -- The Mt. Diablo school board and Walnut Creek City Council will hold a joint meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday to discuss city schools and other issues of mutual interest.

The meeting is in the Walnut Acres Elementary multiuse room at 180 Cerezo Drive in Walnut Creek. Discussion topics include school boundaries and enrollment, programs, building projects and academic achievement; school safety; the district's budget and shift to Common Core curriculum standards; the city budget and services including crossing guards and crisis counselors, after-school programs and other services. The public can comment at the end of the meeting.

More information is available at 925-682-8000 ext. 4000 or at www.mdusd.org. Click on "Special Meeting with the City of Walnut Creek."