During the second lord mayor of GJ Dijkerman, it had started the development of lord mayor building and finished in 1927. Its architect is C. Citroen and executor of HV. Hollandsche Beton Mij. Because its total cost 100 guilders, this building had formerly recognized as “1000 Guilders Building “.
The Government of Indonesia had built a city hall with modern architecture, laid at against stripper building. The stripper building has time has applied as ‘Gedung Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat Daerah’ and now applied as the center of municipal administration Surabaya.