The Hôtel de Ville in Paris, France, is the building housing the City of Paris’s administration. Standing on the place de l’Hôtel de Ville (formerly the place de Grève) in the city’s IVe arrondissement, it has been the location of the municipality of Paris since 1357. It serves multiple functions, housing the local administration, the Mayor of Paris (since 1977), and also serves as a venue for large receptions. The Mayor of Paris is Bertrand Delanoë, since 2001. He was reelected in 2008 for a new six-year term.