Philippe Saurel made some changes in his municipal council and in his cabinet. The mayor of the city and president of Montpellier Méditérranée Métropole calls this plan: "SAUREL IV" Three new deputies arrive at the town hall: Patrick Rivas to sports, Sophia Ayache to youth and Thibault Rassat to the district of La Paillade. Three arrivals that force changes. For example, Henri de Verbizier will take care of the green spaces and the Lunaret Zoo. Philippe Saurel can now count on 25 assistants, the maximum number allowed. His cabinet also knows a reshuffle. Sophie Salelles takes the position of director. Fabrice Manuel becomes the Deputy Director General and is assigned several large files of the city. He will take care of the Women's Football World Cup and the operation "Montpellier, European Capital of Culture". He will also be in charge of culture, sport and O's Domain.