IRVINE, Calif. —A flood of recent COVID-19 cases has motivated the City of Irvine, Ca, to double its good for those flouting mask guidelines. The city amended an existing professional order Nov. 16, and the process, toughened penalties for anybody refusing to cover up in public areas. Those rebuffing the face mask requirement now face an excellent of up to $1, 000, upward from the previous $500 optimum ticket. An Irvine Law enforcement Department spokeswoman said officials have yet to concern a citation to an person, although they did fine the non-compliant local business. In most cases, she said, residents are prepared to adhere to the rules. “People realize that the numbers are upward and they want to keep company open and they want to maintain their kids in school if they’ve already started school, ” Sgt. Karie Davis informed The Epoch Times. “I think for the most part people are aboard and…