NEW YORK—National Realty and Development Corp. (NRDC), headquartered in Purchase, N.Y., has launched a comprehensive renovation of the façade of Old Colony Square Center, a Pathmark-anchored shopping center located at 402 Grand Street in Jersey City, N.J.

Enhancements planned include new canopies, columns, exterior lighting and updated storefronts. Access for pedestrians will also be improved with new walkways and crosswalks. Renovations are slated to begin early this summer and be completed by year’s end.

“By continuing to invest in our properties we enhance the overall shopping experience for our customers and attract new tenants to our shopping centers,”said John Orrico, president at NRDC. “The fresh new look of Old Colony Square Center has been designed in keeping with the architecture of the surrounding neighborhood.”